Kevin Sartin – Physical Therapist
As a high school athlete, Kevin experienced physical therapy first hand when he tore his ACL his freshman year. Over his high school career, he tore his ACL two more times with resulting surgeries and physical therapy rehabilitation. By his senior year, Kevin knew he wanted to become a therapist to help others rehabilitate from their own injuries.
Kevin received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree in 2015 from the University of Missouri and has had the opportunity to work in multiple outpatient physical therapy clinics learning from other therapists. Kevin is a co-owner of Knob Noster Physcial Therapy and enjoys offering care to the community. He is certified in Blood Flow Restriction Training through Owens Recovery Science and has taken a special interest in joint mobilization and manipulation techniques. He has taken multiple continuing education courses on manual therapy management of the lumbar, thoracic and cervical spine in addition to receiving certification in level one Functional Dry Needling.
Kevin and his wife, Hannah, made Knob Noster home in 2016 when they decided to move closer to their families. Their family consists of their children, Noah and Sarah and their dog, Oak. Kevin is proud to offer quality physical therapy services to the community he calls home.
Monique St. Pierre – Physical Therapist
After sustaining a back injury that left her right leg partially paralyzed while training to be a master trainer and trying out for So You Think You Can Dance, Monique experienced physical therapy first hand. After being told by multiple doctors and her physical therapist that she would never walk normal again, much less dance, run or train, she became interested in rehabilitation and pursued a career in physical therapy. Monique believes there is always a way to do something, it may just look different, as everyone deserves to be given the tools to pursue the life of happiness they want.
Monique received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree in 2014 from the University of Central Arkansas. She has worked in outpatient physical therapy clinics in Florida and Virginia. She started working at Knob Noster Physical Therapy in May 2021. She is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and is also certified in Graston Technique and Blood Flow Restriction.
Monique and her husband, Ryan, live with their children, Wyatt and Jacquelynn in Warrensburg. She is originally from Arkansas but has lived in Florida and Virginia while traveling with her husband. She moved to Warrensburg in 2020 when her husband was stationed at WAFB.
Kris Reinwald – Physical Therapist Assistant
Kris has worked for Physical Therapy of Concordia in her home town since 2011. While working there as a PT Tech, she realized her passion was to be more involved with patient treatments and be an integral part of their therapy progression. She went back to school and received her Physical Therapist Assistant degree at Penn Valley Community College in Kansas City. She is a co-owner of Knob Noster Physical Therapy and has worked here since she completed her degree in 2018.
Kris was born and raised in Concordia, MO and has been married to Kevin Reinwald since 1996. They have 3 adult children and 5 grandchildren. Kris enjoys spending time with her family, spoiling her grandkids and spending time at the lake during the summer.
Kelley Luenebrink – Physical Therapist Assistant
Kelley graduated with her Physical Therapist Assistant degree from University of Alaska Anchorage in 2018. She started working at Knob Noster Physical Therapy in December 2020. Kelley enjoys learning all different aspects of physical therapy but has a special interest in Manual Therapy Techniques.
She grew up in Rapid City, SD where she met and married her husband Jon in 2004. Since then, they have had the opportunity to live at several stateside bases and an overseas base before landing at Whiteman AFB in November 2020. In her spare time, Kelley stays busy supporting her kids, Kinleigh and Bryson, in all their activities and getting outdoors with her family to explore everything the local area has to offer.
Lena Oliferchuk – Physical Therapist Assistant, Certified Lymphedema Therapist
Lena previously worked as a massage therapist, but quickly realized due to limitations in this field, she would be able to help her clients more by going back to school to become a PTA. While working full time, gaining 6 years of patient care and hands-on massage experience, she attended the PTA program at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham, Washington where she graduated in 2020. Since graduation, Lena completed her Lymphedema certification and enjoyed working with cancer lymphedema, neurological and ortho patients in Washington.
Lena joined the Knob Noster Physical Therapy team in September 2022. She lives with her husband, Sergey, and their 2 cats in the Sedalia area where they are building their life together after getting married in June 2022. In her spare time, Lena enjoys cooking and learning how to garden, with the hope of eventually having a small homestead equipped with a few chickens and goats. She is very involved in her church and enjoys singing in the choir. Lena is excited to explore all the area has to offer while spending time outside jogging and biking.
Amber Bradbury – Office Manager
Amber joined the Knob Noster Physical Therapy team as Office Manager in 2021. She grew up in Warrensburg and after living in South Korea and Texas moved back to the area. She graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from the University of Central Missouri in 2008. Prior to working at KNPT, Amber has experience working in the banking and non-profit industries.
Amber and her husband, John, have two young boys, Miles and Memphis. She loves serving her community and meeting new people. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family, and is an active member at RedHorse Fitness. She has brought the same cleaning and organizational habits she uses at home to KNPT and her co-workers agree Amber has a case of OCD, obsessive cleaning daily.
Hannah Sartin – Office Coordinator
Hannah has been a part of Knob Noster Physical Therapy since 2017, managing the marketing and website for the clinic. Like other staff members, Hannah experienced physical therapy first hand while in high school. Although it did not inspire her to pursue a career in physical therapy, it made a huge impact as she met Kevin, her husband, while receiving treatment.
Hannah graduated from the University of Central Missouri with a B.S. in Public Relations and minor in Business Administration in 2013. She began her career working at Callis, a full-service advertising agency, where she had the opportunity to work with clients from a variety of industries. After her second child, Hannah decided to leave the agency life to raise her children. Hannah has continued to manage the marketing and website for the clinic and began assisting at the clinic as Office Coordinator in 2021.
Hannah enjoys spending time with family, watching her kids, Noah and Sarah, explore and learn new things, and celebrating life with her friends.